The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 11 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -8
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 29 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.57% 1.97% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.65% 13.04% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 6 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £333 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.90% -11.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £356 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.95% -2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+94.44% -36.84%
Security Cleared
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
68 46 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.44% 15.08% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 14 10
Average daily rate £300 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.39% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 16
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £20.15 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £34.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.96%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Leicestershire region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Leicestershire region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +12 9 £150 -50.00% 1
Security Cleared
East Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared.

1 7 (19.44%) Windows
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) HP
2 6 (16.67%) Migration
2 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (13.89%) Citrix
4 4 (11.11%) HPUX
4 4 (11.11%) Linux
4 4 (11.11%) BPMN
4 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.33%) XenApp
5 3 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (8.33%) NetScaler
5 3 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
5 3 (8.33%) MS Office
6 2 (5.56%) ERP
6 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco
6 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
6 2 (5.56%) SAN
6 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.56%) Lync
6 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.56%) BC Cleared

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.56%) Lync
1 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) DWDM
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) Wireless
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) SDH
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) Consultant
2 5 (13.89%) Business Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Process Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Data Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Network Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.78%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Network Support
6 1 (2.78%) CRM Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) AS400
1 1 (2.78%) DataPower
1 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) HPUX
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Migration
1 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (11.11%) BPMN
3 3 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
3 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.56%) ERP
4 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
4 2 (5.56%) Requirements Management
5 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.78%) Resilience Testing
5 1 (2.78%) ETL
5 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.78%) Six Sigma
5 1 (2.78%) Project Management
5 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.78%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL
5 1 (2.78%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.78%) C
2 1 (2.78%) Perl
2 1 (2.78%) VB
2 1 (2.78%) REXX
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) DCSE
3 1 (2.78%) VCP4
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) XenApp
1 3 (8.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.78%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
1 1 (2.78%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) HP
3 5 (13.89%) Citrix
4 2 (5.56%) Alias
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.78%) F5
5 1 (2.78%) Novell
5 1 (2.78%) Lotus
5 1 (2.78%) Apple
5 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.78%) SAP